Tow-behind spreader broken, need help

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by mobilefleet, Feb 7, 2008.

  1. mobilefleet

    mobilefleet LawnSite Member
    from atl
    Messages: 17

    I've got an Agri-Fab (Home depot or Lowe's) tow behind spreader I need to use. I went to use it today and the lever that adjusts the amount to spread from 1 to 10 is broken (it's plastic), and the cable is binding up and won't move. Is it worth it to contact the manufacturer and get a new cable and lever, or is there another fix for this that would work well without being too jerry-rigged? I was thinking about getting a choke or throttle cable from the hardware store and using that but don't know if it would be OK.
  2. MowerMedic77

    MowerMedic77 LawnSite Bronze Member
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